Physical abuse during pregnancy

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System (PRAMS) Report

New York State, 2007

Maternal Characteristics Respondents Estimated Population Affected Prevalence (%) 95% C.I.
Total 2,615 7,402 3.1 2.2 - 4.0
Race/Ethnicity
Non-Hispanic White 1,170 2,324 2.0 1.0 - 3.0
Non-Hispanic Black 522 1,777 4.2 1.5 - 6.9
Non-Hispanic Other 255 50 0.2 0.0 - 0.5
Hispanic 668 3,251 5.6 3.2 - 7.9
Maternal Age
Less than 20 years old 173 806 4.0 0.2 - 7.8
20-24 years old 518 2,931 5.8 3.1 - 8.5
25-34 years old 1,365 3,159 2.5 1.4 - 3.6
35 years old or more 559 506 1.1 0.1 - 2.2
Education
Less than high school 463 2,105 4.5 2.0 - 6.9
High school graduate 685 2,575 3.9 2.1 - 5.7
More than high school 1,455 2,700 2.1 1.0 - 3.2
Marital Status
Married 1,520 2,103 1.6 0.8 - 2.3
Not Married 1,095 5,299 5.1 3.3 - 6.9
Medicaid Status
Not on Medicaid 1,370 2,206 1.8 0.8 - 2.8
On Medicaid 1,244 5,196 4.5 2.9 - 6.0

Detailed definition of indicator

Technical Notes

  • Respondents - The number of mothers who responded to this question.
  • Estimated Population Affected - Number of mothers/infants with characteristic or condition.